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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.35
Object Name Map
Description Justus Danckerts
Status Sabaudici...
Hand-colored engraving
Amsterdam, ca. 1680

Map with colored elements by Justus Danckerts: Northern Italy, Switzerland, and surrounding regions. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements or significant Christian sites marked with red castle/cathedral icon, i.e. "Geneve" top left of map. Regions, borders, and some mountain ranges, colored, some texture, most mountain ranges, rivers, and bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Rectangular green title cartouche, top middle above map, two rectangular pink scale and map key cartouches, top left and right above map. Measurement marks surround black and yellow double line border. "29" in black ink, bottom right outside of map. Slight toning around edges, foxing spots, top edge out of map.

Title Status Sabaudici...
Date 1680-1689
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Danckerts, Justus
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-24.125 W-20.375 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Netherlands/Amsterdam
Subjects Switzerland